The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 247 - 237
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% - 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% - 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £61,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
Machine Learning
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5777 6128 5466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.90% 83.50% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4790 4867 4629
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Machine Learning Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the North West region.

Machine Learning Salary Trend in the North West

Machine Learning
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 7 £61,250 -
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Machine Learning.

1 9 (81.82%) R
2 7 (63.64%) Open Source
2 7 (63.64%) Analytics
2 7 (63.64%) Apache Spark
3 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) CRM
3 5 (45.45%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) RDF
3 5 (45.45%) SPSS
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Retail
3 5 (45.45%) Content Management
3 5 (45.45%) Information Management
3 5 (45.45%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) Business Development
3 5 (45.45%) Ontologies
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Life Science
3 5 (45.45%) Use Case
3 5 (45.45%) SPARQL
3 5 (45.45%) MLlib
3 5 (45.45%) Information Retrieval
3 5 (45.45%) Mahout
3 5 (45.45%) Big Data
3 5 (45.45%) Business Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) NoSQL

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Machine Learning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) Apache Spark
2 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
1 5 (45.45%) Mahout
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
2 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Scala Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Natural Language Processing
1 5 (45.45%) MLlib
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) Akka
3 3 (27.27%) Play Framework
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
4 2 (18.18%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 5 (45.45%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Ontologies
1 5 (45.45%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Open Source
1 7 (63.64%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Information Retrieval
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) RDF
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Content Management
2 5 (45.45%) Information Management
2 5 (45.45%) Business Development
2 5 (45.45%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) API Design
3 2 (18.18%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) R
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SPARQL
3 4 (36.36%) Scala
4 3 (27.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Apigee
2 2 (18.18%) Mashery